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Shadow Cliffs Picnic Areas - Pleasanton

Fees
Parking: $6 per vehicle. $5 per trailered vehicle. Buses: $25/per bus.
Dogs: $2 per dog. Guide/service dogs free
Hours
Park Curfew
10pm - 5am

Park/Gate Hours
Nov.-Feb. : 7am-5pm
Mar.-Apr.: 6am-7pm
May-Labor Day: 6am-9pm
After Labor Day-Oct.: 6am-7pm
Address
2500 Stanley Boulevard
Pleasanton, CA, US 94566
Phone
Reservations Department
1-888-327-2757 option 2

Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area
1-888-EBPARKS (888-327-2757), option 3, extension 4557

Venue Activities

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Picnicing
Picnicking

Water Quality Notice - Shadow Cliffs Lake

Shadow Cliffs swimming is CLOSED for the 2022 season due to low water levels. There are no cyanobacteria advisories at this time. See the Cyanobacteria (Blue-Green Algae) Information page for additional details.

Swim Beach Conditions [PDF] | Monitoring Program |

There are six (6) reservable sites at Shadow Cliffs Regional Recreation Area. Alcohol is prohibited in the entire park. There is a parking fee.

Fiesta (100 person capacity)

Lago Del Sol (100 person capacity)

This site is next to the lake and near the concession stand. There are two (2) picnic tables that are ADA accessible.

Lakeside (200 person capacity)

This site allows inflatable play equipment with the purchase of an additional permit. This site is wheelchair accessible. There are three (3) picnic tables that are ADA accessible.

Marina View (75 person capacity)

There is no shade at this site. The fishing dock, fish cleaning station, and flush toilets are near the site. There is one (1) picnic table that is ADA accessible.

North Beach (50 person capacity)

There is no shade site at this site. This site is closest to the beach and near the parking lot. There are two (2) picnic tables that are ADA accessible. Flush toilets are 100 yards away.

Seven Limbs (100 person capacity)

Visit the Picnic’s Frequently Asked Questions for information on fees, rules, making a reservation, and other important information when making a picnic reservation.

Fiesta (100 person capacity)

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Fiesta 1
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Fiesta 2

Lago Del Sol (100 person capacity)

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Lago Del Sol 1
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Lago Del Sol 2
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Lago Del Sol 3

Lakeside (200 person capacity)

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Lakeside 1
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Lakeside 2
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Lakeside 3
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Lakeside 4

Marina View (75 person capacity)

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Marina View 1
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Marina View 2
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Marina View 3

North Beach (50 person capacity)

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North Beach 1
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North Beach 2
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North Beach 3

Seven Limbs (100 person capacity)

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Seven Limbs 2
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Seven Limbs 1

 

Contact Reservations

Reservations & drop-in info for upcoming activities, classes, programs & events and
indoor facilities & picnic sites availability info can be accessed online, 24 hours a day.

For Questions and Indoor Facilities/Picnic Reservations,
please call our Reservations Department
Phone: 1-888-EBPARKS (888-327-2757), option 2
Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Closed weekends and holidays.